Stoker 1st Class Charles Matthews

Royal Navy, HMS Black Prince

Died: Wednesday 31 May 1916 (aged 23)

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Record:
MATTHEWS, CHARLES
Additional information:
Son of Samuel and Ellen Matthews, of Manor Fann, Fishbourne, Chichester.
Cemetery:
PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
19.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Matthews, Charles
Memorial:
Bangor Presbyterians (WMR 6533)
Location:
Bangor, Down
Name recorded:
Matthews, Charles
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St Nicholas Roll Of Honour - WW1 (WMR 31220)
Location:
Baulking, Oxfordshire
Name recorded:
Matthews, Charles
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Penarth County School WW1 (WMR 51153)
Location:
Penarth, South Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Matthews, Charles
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Penarth WW1 And WW2 Panelling (WMR 37184)
Location:
Penarth, South Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Matthews, Charles
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St Johns Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 21180)
Location:
Locks Heath, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Matthews, Charles
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St Georges Parish (WMR 13527)
Location:
Newcastle Under Lyme, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Matthews, Charles
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Holy Trinity Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 16791)
Location:
Bosham, West Sussex
Name recorded:
Matthews, Charles
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St. Ebbe's Parishioners - WW1 Plaque (WMR 32057)
Location:
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Name recorded:
Matthews, Charles
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Name recorded:
Matthews, Charles
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Bosham (WMR 16617)
Location:
Bosham, West Sussex
Name recorded:
Matthews, C
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Mersey Docks And Harbour Board WW1 (WMR 2347)
Location:
Liverpool, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Matthews, C
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St Bonaventure's Church WW1 (WMR 11859)
Location:
Bishopston, Avon
Name recorded:
Matthews, C
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Overton WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 40352)
Location:
Overton, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Matthews, C
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Mapperley - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 69946)
Location:
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Matthews, C
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Wem Memorial Cross (WMR 13861)
Location:
Wem, Shropshire
Name recorded:
Matthews, C
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Millom Civic Memorial- WW1 (WMR 3907)
Location:
Millom, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Matthews, C
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Royal Mail Steam Packet Company - WW1 (WMR 41060)
Location:
Chatham, Kent
Name recorded:
Matthews, C
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Penarth (WMR 6703)
Location:
Penarth, South Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Matthews, C
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St Peters Parishioners WW1 (Part 2 ) (WMR 84941)
Location:
Titchfield, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Matthews, C
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Witheridge Church (WMR 25990)
Location:
Witheridge, Devon
Name recorded:
Matthews, C
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Kenilworth Obelisk WW1 + WW2 (WMR 19490)
Location:
Kenilworth, Warwickshire
Name recorded:
Matthews, C
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St. Nivet Church - WW1 (WMR 68139)
Location:
Lanivet, Cornwall
Name recorded:
Matthews, C
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Parish Of Hertingfordbury (WMR 14561)
Location:
Birch Green, Hertfordshire
Name recorded:
Matthews, C
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Mitcham (WMR 12194)
Location:
Mitcham, Greater London
Name recorded:
Matthews, C
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Millom United Methodist Bible Class WW1 (WMR 66851)
Location:
Millom, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Matthews, C
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Lanivet (WMR 9245)
Location:
Lanivet, Cornwall
Name recorded:
Matthews, C
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Thornborough (WMR 8063)
Location:
Thornborough, Buckinghamshire
Name recorded:
Matthews, C
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Old Penwithians (WMR 26334)
Location:
Penzance, Cornwall
Name recorded:
Matthews, C
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Ivy Leaf Memorial Club And Royal British Legion Club (WMR 52024)
Location:
Sheldon, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Matthews, C
Memorial:
Takeley - Cross (WMR 45848)
Location:
Takeley, Essex

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Name:
Lieutenant Matthews
Context:
other
Date:
26 May 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion East Surrey Regiment (page 107)
Name:
Matthews
Context:
other
Date:
1 Jun 1916
Diary:
2 INDIAN CAVALRY DIVISION: 141 (Secunderabad) Field Ambulance (page 181)
Name:
Major Matthews
Context:
returned_leave
Date:
2 Jun 1916
Diary:
1 INDIAN CAVALRY DIVISION: 104 (Mhow) Cavalry Field Ambulance (page 152)